'''The Hospital for Sick Children''', corporately branded as '''SickKids''', is a children's hospital
and teaching hospital
located on University Avenue (Toronto)|University Avenue
, Canada. It is affiliated with the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine
, and is the second-largest paediatric research hospital in the world, after the Boston Children's Hospital
. The hospital's Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning is the largest pediatric research building in the world at 750,000 square feet.
Founded in 1875, the hospital was inspired by the example of Great Ormond Street Hospital
The hospital is located in the Discovery District
of Downtown Toronto
on University Avenue (Toronto)|University Avenue
, adjacent to the Toronto General Hospital
and across from Mount Sinai Hospital (Toronto)|Mount Sinai Hospital
and the Princess Margaret...